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Samson Bajanjabi Mushemba, Tanzanian bishop. President Young Men’s Christian Association, Moshi, Tanzania, 1990-1993; chairman Ngono Multi-Purpose Project, Kangera region, Tanzania, since 1988.

Background

Mushemba, Samson Bajanjabi was born on June 30, 1935 in Bukoba, Tanzania. Son of Gauline and Mamelita (Ntundano) Mushemba.

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Lutheran Theological College, Mukumira, Tanzania, 1979. Master of Theology, Luther Seminary, St. Paul, 1983. Doctor Ministry, Luther Seminary, St. Paul, 1984.

Career

Parish pastor North-Western Diocese Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania, Karagwe, 1962-1963, district pastor, 1964, 68-69, student pastor Bukoba, 1965, stewartship director, 1970-1971, assistant to bishop, 1972-1977, bishop, since 1984. Presiding bishop Evangelical Lutheran Church, Arusha, Tanzania, since 1994. 2d vice chairman Christian Council, Dodoma, Tanzania, 1993.

Membership

President Young Men’s Christian Association, Moshi, Tanzania, 1990-1993. Chairman Ngono Multi-Purpose Project, Kangera region, Tanzania, since 1988.

Connections

Married Feleciana Kokuganiza, 1957. Children: Johanssen, Janesia, Juliet, Jesica, Judith, Justin, Jeneth, Josephat.

father:
Gauline Mushemba

mother:
Mamelita (Ntundano) Mushemba

spouse:
Feleciana Kokuganiza

child:
Johanssen Mushemba

child:
Janesia Mushemba

child:
Juliet Mushemba

child:
Jesica Mushemba

child:
Judith Mushemba

child:
Justin Mushemba

child:
Jeneth Mushemba

child:
Josephat Mushemba